The Civil 
War Institute

300 North Washington Street
Campus box 435
Gettysburg, PA 17325
P: 717.337.6590

Summer Conference Scholarships Available for HS Students, K-12 Teachers, and Public Historians

CWI News

Interested in spending five days in Gettysburg exploring the history and legacy of the Civil War era through small group discussions, battlefield tours, lectures and roundtable conversations? Scholarships are available for high school students, K-12 teachers, and public historians to attend the 2018 CWI Summer Conference, held June 22-27 on the Gettysburg College campus. The conference, which brings leading historians and public audiences together in a relaxed, conversational format, will explore the Civil War era from all angles, offering something for everyone, from longtime students of the war to those who are new to Civil War history. See here for a snapshot of the program, and here for the full schedule. All scholarships fully cover tuition, room, and board. Special programming and supervision will be provided for high school student recipients under the auspices of our distinctive High School Student Scholarship Program.

Applications are due FEBRUARY 15. Please visit the Scholarship Programs page for more information and application instructions.



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300 North Washington St.
Gettysburg, PA 17325
P: (717) 337-6300